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argnan
03-24-2005, 10:29 AM
When a fuel tank is leaking why the leaking stops after a short time and doesn't keep on until it becomes empty???

UKPsycho
03-24-2005, 10:41 AM
That particular fuel cell/tank empty or resealed?

tralkpha
03-24-2005, 11:11 AM
possibly because its a self sealing fuel tank

Waldo.Pepper
03-24-2005, 01:07 PM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by tralkpha:
possibly because its a self sealing fuel tank <HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

YES! You are correct Sir.

kutyaxxon
03-27-2005, 10:09 AM
it's a good advantage in combat.some planes not have self-sealing tanks,they are more vulnerable.http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y97/kutyaxx/hurryup.jpg

NorrisMcWhirter
03-27-2005, 04:25 PM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by argnan:
When a fuel tank is leaking why the leaking stops after a short time and doesn't keep on until it becomes empty??? <HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

You must be flying allied if your fuel leaks stop.

try a 190 sometime...then come back and post the same thing.

Norris